Oakland Must Establish MACRO Immediately Says The Worker Agency

Oakland Must Establish MACRO—an Alternative to Leading with Police for Mental Health Crises Response—Immediately Oakland residents, labor and elected officials are calling on the City Of Oakland to immediately implement … Read More

Oakland Mayor Schaaf’s End Teacher Supremacy March At Lake Merritt Reveals Racial Divide – Part 2

This Oakland News Now post is based on a Facebook entry by famed Oakland Hip-Hop Journalist Davey D. His text forms Part One of this series, and which you can … Read More

Oakland Mayor Schaaf’s End Teacher Supremacy March At Lake Merritt Reveals Racial Divide

This Oakland News Now post is based on a Facebook entry by famed Oakland Hip-Hop Journalist Davey D. What follows is his text, then the embed of the multimedia content. … Read More

Howard Terminal Draft Environmental Impact Report Released By City Of Oakland, A’s – PMSA’s Mike Jacob Attacks

The Howard Terminal Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) is out of its cage and here at this link! The City of Oakland and The Oakland Athletics released the Draft Environmental … Read More

President Biden Executive Order On Tackling The Climate Crisis At Home And Abroad

The United States and the world face a profound climate crisis. We have a narrow moment to pursue action at home and abroad in order to avoid the most catastrophic … Read More

City Of Oakland To Cut Salaries Due To COVID-19 Pandemic-Caused $62 Million Shortfall

Oakland – On Thursday, Mayor Libby Schaaf and City Administrator Ed Reiskin shared with City of Oakland employees the stark financial reality the City faces due to extreme revenue losses … Read More

Oakland Schools OUSD 2020-21 Proposed Reopening Plan Submitted To Alameda County

Dear Oakland Community, Today I am writing to let you know that we have finalized our COVID-19 Health and Safety Reopening Plan and Program (Reopening Plan) for reopening our schools … Read More

President-Elect Joe Biden Wants Oakland, California, Atlanta, Georgia, America, To Know Economic Help Is On The Way

President-Elect Joe Biden issued this statement to the press, a message that says economic help in on the way, and that’s for every city from Oakland, California to Atlanta, Georgia, … Read More

Berkeley IGS Poll: Defeat For California Prop 16, Diversity, Prop 21, Rent Control, Unless Young Voters Show

Berkeley IGS Poll: Defeat For California Prop 16, Diversity, Prop 21, Rent Control, Unless Young Voters Show. Was just passed a wake-up call press release on a UC Berkeley Institute … Read More

Association of Flight Attendants Hold Rally Near Rep Barbara Lee Office In Oakland

Association of Flight Attendants Rally Oakland CA From YouTube Channel: October 20, 2020 at 07:06PM ONN – Association of Flight Attendants Hold Rally Near Rep Barbara Lee Office In Oakland … Read More

Oakland City Council 2020 Race: Union Committee To Replace Lynette Gibson McElhaney With Carroll Fife, Kaplan, Formed

 The 2020 Oakland City Council race gets stranger and stranger as documents show (it’s always “documents show”, huh) that the Alameda Labor Council and the AFL-CIO have formed a … Read More

Economic Renewal Agenda: Congresswoman Barbara Lee Joins Senator Markey, Rep. Haaland, Grassroots Coalition

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Joins Senator Markey, Rep. Haaland, Grassroots Coalition in Announcing Economic Renewal Agenda Today, Rep. Barbara Lee joined U.S. Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) and Congresswoman Deb Haaland … Read More

Doc Rivers Blasts GOP Fear-Mongering After Jacob Blake Shooting During Mavs Clippers Game 5 Presser

Doc Rivers Blasts GOP Fear-Mongering During Post-Game Press Conference Mavericks Clippers Game 5 From YouTube Channel: August 26, 2020 at 12:23AM ONN – Doc Rivers Blasts GOP Fear-Mongering During Post-Game … Read More

Ben Bartlett Berkeley Councilmember Video On “A New Vision For Housing”

A New Vision for Housing From YouTube Channel: May 31, 2018 at 02:09PM ONN – Ben Bartlett Berkeley Councilmember Video On “A New Vision For Housing” We are solving the … Read More

The Oakland Police Commission Needs Our Help In The November 2020 Election – Len Raphael

The Oakland Police Commission needs our help. 1. When the November mail-in ballots come out, look for the as-yet-unnamed charter amendment strengthening the power and increasing the funding for the … Read More

“We Mean Business” SF Unionists Protest SF POA & Demand Defunding of Police & Ending Militarization

“We Mean Business” SF Unionists Protest SF POA & Demand Defunding of Police & Ending Militarization From YouTube Channel: July 27, 2020 at 04:38PM ONN – Trade unionists from AFSCME … Read More

McDonalds Food Workers In Oakland Strike Against Racism And Economic Inequality

USA: Food workers strike in Oakland against racism and economic inequality ONN – McDonalds Food Workers In Oakland Strike Against Racism And Economic Inequality Subscribe to our channel! rupt.ly/subscribe As … Read More

Oakland City Council Votes To Send New Business Tax Structure To November 2022 Ballot

Oakland – The Oakland City Council voted unanimously to send a new Oakland business tax structure law into motion by placing a measure on the November 2022 ballot. Oakland’s business … Read More

ILWU “Bloody Thursday”1934 General Strike Commemoration At SSA Terminal Port Of Oakland

ILWU “Bloody Thursday”1934 General Strike Commemoration At SSA Terminal Port Of Oakland ONN – The ILWU, other unions, community activists and supporters commemorated the “Bloody Thursday” when 2 strike supporters … Read More

Press Conference: Oakland Council President Kaplan To Reopen Budget Vote To Defund Police

Press Conference: In Midst of Mounting Pressure and Day of Action, Oakland Council President Kaplan to Reopen Budget Vote; Commit to Join Bas, Labor, Community to Defund Police Oakland, Ca … Read More

ILWU Juneteenth Voices Speak Out At Port Of Oakland

ILWU Juneteenth Voices Speak Out At Port Of Oakland ONN – Participants in the ILWU Juneteenth rallies and marches spoke out about the police terror, systemic racism and the role … Read More

Repeal Oakland City Charter’s Police And Fire Binding Arbitration Protection – Len Raphael

Repeal Oakland City Charter’s Binding Arbitration Protection for Police Officers and Fire Fighters The time has come for Oakland to remove some or all binding arbitration protection for uniformed police … Read More

Oakland Renters And Small Businesses Eviction Moratorium Extension: News From Councilmember Bas

Dear Oaklander, Heading into our 11th week sheltering in place, I’m inspired by recent wins for our community, such as the extension of my emergency eviction moratorium and a fall … Read More

Sheng Thao Oakland D4 Councilmember With Community Leaders Launch Project MASC

COUNCILMEMBER SHENG THAO ALONG WITH AAPI WOMEN LEAD AND COMMUNITY LEADERS ANNOUCE LAUNCH OF “PROJECT MASC FOR OAKLAND” TO FUNDRAISE AND DISTRIBUTE MASKS & OTHER RESOURCES TO OAKLAND COMMUNITIES Oakland … Read More

California Governor Gavin Newsom Press Update on COVID-19, Grand Princess Cruise Ship, Video, Transcript

Sacramento, CA, 3-11-2020 – California Governor Gavin Newsom gave this press conference this morning. What follows is the raw transcript from the YouTube video. It’s accurate to about 97 percent … Read More

Port Of Oakland Longshoreman Tells Oakland News Now Coronavirus-Hazzard Grand Princess Coming To Berth 20

Port Of Oakland Longshoreman Tells Oakland News Now Grand Princess Coming To Berth 20, Gives Info ONN – Port Of Oakland Longshoreman Tells Oakland News Now Grand Princess Coming To … Read More

Oakland City Council Extends Labor Contract with Firefighters Union, Local 55

Oakland City Council Passes Fiscally Responsible, 3+ year Agreement That Provides Wage Increases and Certainty 10 Months Before Contract Expired Oakland, CA – In a unanimous vote tonight, the Oakland … Read More

City of Oakland’s Credit Rating Upgraded To Aa1, Highest In History

Oakland’s ratings are at their highest in City’s history; second-highest rating available; analysts call out the City’s strong financial position, good fiscal policies and practices, and “experienced, prudent management team” … Read More

President Donald J. Trump’s State Of The Union Address: Speech As Prepared For Delivery

President Trump’s speech provided by The White House to ZENNIE62MEDIA, Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 4, 2020 *EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL CONCLUSION OF REMARKS* PRESIDENT DONALD J. TRUMP’S STATE OF … Read More